Learn the basics of parallel programming in Java to write more efficient, performant code.
- There's an old saying that two heads are better than one. - Well when it comes to parallel programming, I say two threads are better than one. I'm Barron Stone. - And I'm Olivia Stone. In this course we'll introduce you to the fundamental concepts for concurrent and parallel programming. - These are the basic mechanisms you need to develop programs that can do multiple things at once. To take advantage of multicore processors and parallel hardware. - We'll focus on the general concepts and relate them back to every day activities in the kitchen to make those ideas easier to understand and have some fun. - Then to help cement those abstract ideas we'll demonstrate them in action using the Java programming language. If you're new to concurrent and parallel programming this is a great place to start. - Let's get to it. - Let's get to it.
- Parallel vs. sequential computing
- Shared vs. distributed memory
- Execution scheduling
- Thread lifecycle
- Mutual exclusion
- Synchronized methods
- Checking for liveness
Skill Level Advanced
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1. Parallel Computing Hardware
2. Threads and Processes
3. Mutual Exclusion
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